I almost chose against it

It has been a long and crazy day, and when I got home at midnight from my parish’s school fundraiser, I was not really thinking bloggy thoughts.  I was thinking snowy thoughts, and gnarly thoughts, and tired thoughts, but I was not in the mood for writing.

I have an idea for a post, but it needs some actual thought and reflection and careful wording, so maybe you’ll see it tomorrow.

There’s really not much substance to this post now, but I wanted to post to say I did it.  I wanted to win.  I wanted to prove that I can post seven nights in a row, that I can meet my commitments, that I can dig deep and come up with something.

I’ve been writing poetry again, guys, and composing song lyrics in my head.

But for now, tonight, I am just going to leave you with this song by Priscilla Ahn.

I almost chose against posting, but I followed through.

7I7: the Wednesday hop

I like my Wednesdays.  They bring a nice re-invigoration to my week.

Part of this hop, as I think of it, comes from having a stable schedule on Wednesdays.  I teach an 8th grade Confirmation prep class on Wednesday evenings, which means I don’t ever work after 5:00 on Wednesdays.  I know what my Wednesday nights look like, every week, and that’s not something I can say about most days of the week.  I also have a routine for Thursdays during the day, which contributes to the peace I feel on Wednesday nights.

What really gets me, though, is the class. Continue reading